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Judge: California Can't Enforce AB5 Against Trucking

A U.S. Southern District Court on Jan. 16 granted a preliminary injunction prohibiting California state officials from enforcing a controversial new law against motor carriers that makes it virtually impossible to contract with owner-operators in the state.

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Optronics Acquires USA Harness

Optronics Acquires USA Harness

Optronics International has completed its acquisition of Texas-based USA Harness Inc., a manufacturer of trailer harnesses and electronic control systems.

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FTR: Trucking Conditions Hanging Tight

According to freight forecasting firm FTR, trucking conditions now are “holding in a narrow window."

Weaker spot rates are mainly to blame for a dip in the latest FTR Trucking Conditions Index, which tracks the industry via freight volumes, freight rates, fleet capacity, fuel price, and financing

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2020 Ford Super Duty Launch [Photos]

An enhanced Trailer Reverse Guidance system features a screen with several camera/view...

Ford launched the latest iteration of the venerable Super Duty truck line in the high desert outside of Phoenix, Arizona, and Jack Roberts was on hand to see all the new medium-duty line has to offer.

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Tripping through TRB [Photos]

The Federal Highway Administration says that by informing vehicles about what’s ahead and what...

HDT Executive Editor David Cullen takes you inside the exhibit hall of the Transportation Research Board's 99th Annual Meeting. TRB works to advance all modes of transportation, including improving highways to make freight movements by truck safer and more efficient.

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XPO Looking to Sell or Spin Off Some of its Business

The only part of XPO's business not potentially on the table for a sale or a spin-off is the...

After several years of building a logistics giant through rapid-fire acquisitions, XPO Logistics now says it’s looking into the possible sale or spin-off of one or more business units – anything but the core less-than-truckload business – as part of a “review of strategic alternatives.”

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Meritor Names Villavarayan Executive VP, COO

Chris Villavarayan has been named Meritor's executive vice president and chief operating officer.

Meritor has named Chris Villavarayan executive vice president and chief operating officer, effective immediately. He's been senior vice president and president of Meritor's Global Truck segment since January 2018.